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Fast, Frost offense impresses in Nebraska spring football game

Huskers fast-paced offense shows promise for upcoming season, in spring football game

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Morningside stuffs out St. Mary's in Saturday doubleheader Video included

SOFTBALL-- #25 MORNINGSIDE 13 ST. MARY'S 0 F5 #25 MORNINGSIDE 4 ST. MARY'S 1

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S.C. West, Storm Lake win in penalty kicks at North High invitational Video included

S.C. WEST 3 MOC-FLOYD VALLEY 2 STORM LAKE 1 S.C. EAST 0 WDM VALLEY 4 S.C. WEST 1 WDM VALLEY 4 S.C. NORTH 1 S.C. NORTH 1 MOC-FLOYD VALLEY 0 More>>

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Heelan boys edge Spencer soccer team; M'side splits with Dordt Video included

Marcos Azpeitia scored a goal in Bishop Heelan's win over Spencer on Friday. Marcos Azpeitia scored a goal in Bishop Heelan's win over Spencer on Friday.

13th-ranked Bishop Heelan beat Spencer, 2-1, in boys soccer while the Morningside baseball team split with Dordt. See the highlights and the SportsFource scoreboard.

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Gehlen boys win Hinton Blackhawk Relays Video included

Gehlen Catholic's Will Roder wins the 1600-meter run at Friday's Blackhawk Relays. Gehlen Catholic's Will Roder wins the 1600-meter run at Friday's Blackhawk Relays.

The high school track schedule is back on track with some better weather late in the week. Hinton was hosting their Blackhawk Relays, with six schools coming to the Held Athletic Complex to compete.

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Plitzuweit gets contract extension at USD

Dawn Plitzuweit received a three-year contract extension at South Dakota. Dawn Plitzuweit received a three-year contract extension at South Dakota.

University of South Dakota director of athletics David Herbster announced Friday a three-year contract extension for head women’s basketball coach Dawn Plitzuweit through the 2020-21 season.

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Former Iowa State, UNI coach Earle Bruce dies at 87 Video included

Earle Bruce coached at Iowa State from 1973-1978. Earle Bruce coached at Iowa State from 1973-1978.

Former Iowa State head football coach Earle Bruce, who led the Cyclones to three-straight eight-win seasons and two Bowl games, passed away early Friday morning at the age of 87.

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Eight teams compete at East's Guhin Invite Video included

Sgt. Bluff-Luton's Miles Scott won the 3,200 meters Thursday at the East Invite. Sgt. Bluff-Luton's Miles Scott won the 3,200 meters Thursday at the East Invite.

Because of the cold spring weather, most Siouxland track teams have barely been able to compete. There was finally some nice weather for the East's Bob Guhin Invite.

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Nielson gets contract extension from South Dakota

Bob Nielson signed a contract extension from South Dakota on Thursday. Bob Nielson signed a contract extension from South Dakota on Thursday.

University of South Dakota head football coach Bob Nielson has inked a contract extension thru the 2020-21 academic year athletic director David Herbster announced Thursday.

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Cherokee native Koch to start for Diamondbacks Video included

Cherokee, Iowa, native Matt Koch will start for Arizona on Friday. Cherokee, Iowa, native Matt Koch will start for Arizona on Friday.

Cherokee, Iowa, native Matt Koch will get a start on the mound for the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday. The 27-year-old was re-called from Triple-A to pitch against the Padres.

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  • Zach Johnson shoots 65, ties for Valero Texas Open lead

    Zach Johnson shoots 65, ties for Valero Texas Open lead

    Friday, April 20 2018 11:52 PM EDT2018-04-21 03:52:14 GMT
    Zach Johnson got hot on Friday, shooting a seven-under par 65, while climbing to the top of the leaderboard after two rounds of the Valero Texas Open. Johnson sits tied with Ryan Moore at -9 for the tournament. The day started on the back-nine and saw Johnson score four straight birdies from the 12th through 15th holes. His best shot of the day came out of a greenside bunker on the par 4 5th hole. Johnson hit a blind shot from well below the the green that rolled to the bottom of the...More >>
    Zach Johnson got hot on Friday, shooting a seven-under par 65, while climbing to the top of the leaderboard after two rounds of the Valero Texas Open. Johnson sits tied with Ryan Moore at -9 for the tournament. The day started on the back-nine and saw Johnson score four straight birdies from the 12th through 15th holes. His best shot of the day came out of a greenside bunker on the par 4 5th hole. Johnson hit a blind shot from well below the the green that rolled to the bottom of the...More >>
  • Former Cedar Falls stand-out Tra'von Fagan commits to Buffalo

    Former Cedar Falls stand-out Tra'von Fagan commits to Buffalo

    Friday, April 20 2018 11:43 PM EDT2018-04-21 03:43:26 GMT

    Tra'von Fagan will continue his basketball career at the University of Buffalo. The former Cedar Falls Tiger spent the last season as a freshman playing junior college ball at Florida Southwestern State College. Fagan averaged 9.5 points in just over 14 minutes per game last season.

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    Tra'von Fagan will continue his basketball career at the University of Buffalo. The former Cedar Falls Tiger spent the last season as a freshman playing junior college ball at Florida Southwestern State College. Fagan averaged 9.5 points in just over 14 minutes per game last season.

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  • ISU's Cameron Lard charged with possession of drug paraphernalia

    ISU's Cameron Lard charged with possession of drug paraphernalia

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 11:46 PM EDT2018-04-19 03:46:24 GMT

    Iowa State redshirt freshman Cameron Lard is facing a charge of possession of drug paraphernalia. The charge, first reported by the Ames Tribune, stems from a traffic stop in February according to online court records. 

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    Iowa State redshirt freshman Cameron Lard is facing a charge of possession of drug paraphernalia. The charge, first reported by the Ames Tribune, stems from a traffic stop in February according to online court records. 

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    Gesell-Woodbury Basketball Academy returning for third year

    Gesell-Woodbury Basketball Academy returning for third year

    Adam Woodbury and Mike Gesell will hold another basketball academy in South Sioux City.Adam Woodbury and Mike Gesell will hold another basketball academy in South Sioux City.
    Adam Woodbury and Mike Gesell will hold another basketball academy in South Sioux City.Adam Woodbury and Mike Gesell will hold another basketball academy in South Sioux City.

    Former Hawkeye teammates Adam Woodbury and Mike Gesell are teaming up again. The third annual Gesell-Woodbury Basketball Academy will be held May 4-5 at South Sioux City High School.

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    Former Hawkeye teammates Adam Woodbury and Mike Gesell are teaming up again. The third annual Gesell-Woodbury Basketball Academy will be held May 4-5 at South Sioux City High School.

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    Explorers sign two more right-handed pitchers

    Explorers sign two more right-handed pitchers

    The Sioux City Explorers have signed two more pitchers for the 2018 season.The Sioux City Explorers have signed two more pitchers for the 2018 season.
    The Sioux City Explorers have signed two more pitchers for the 2018 season.The Sioux City Explorers have signed two more pitchers for the 2018 season.
    The Sioux City Explorers have signed RHP Parker Markel and RHP Andrew Thurman to 2018 American Association contracts. The 2018 season will mark Markel’s 8th season in professional baseball and Thurman’s 6th season in professional baseball. Markel was drafted by the Detroit Tigers in the 32nd round of the 2009 MLB Draft from Mountain Ridge HS (Glendale, AZ) but did not sign. Markel was once again drafted the following year after one season at Yavapai College (Prescott, AZ)...More >>
    The Sioux City Explorers have signed RHP Parker Markel and RHP Andrew Thurman to 2018 American Association contracts. The 2018 season will mark Markel’s 8th season in professional baseball and Thurman’s 6th season in professional baseball. Markel was drafted by the Detroit Tigers in the 32nd round of the 2009 MLB Draft from Mountain Ridge HS (Glendale, AZ) but did not sign. Markel was once again drafted the following year after one season at Yavapai College (Prescott, AZ)...More >>
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    Hawkeye coordinators see new faces in spring practice

    Hawkeye coordinators see new faces in spring practice

    The Hawkeyes end spring football practice on Friday.The Hawkeyes end spring football practice on Friday.
    The Hawkeyes end spring football practice on Friday.The Hawkeyes end spring football practice on Friday.

    The Hawkeyes won't hold a traditional spring game on Friday, but the last of 15 spring practices will take place. Fans will get a glimpse of what the 2018 Hawks will look like.

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    The Hawkeyes won't hold a traditional spring game on Friday, but the last of 15 spring practices will take place. Fans will get a glimpse of what the 2018 Hawks will look like.

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    Football season tickets selling quickly at Iowa State

    Football season tickets selling quickly at Iowa State

    Season ticket sales are up at Iowa State for the 2018 football season.Season ticket sales are up at Iowa State for the 2018 football season.
    Season ticket sales are up at Iowa State for the 2018 football season.Season ticket sales are up at Iowa State for the 2018 football season.

    Iowa State had to cancel their spring game because of the weather but the enthusiasm for football is high. Athletics Director Jamie Pollard says season ticket sales are about 10 percent ahead of last year's pace.

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    Iowa State had to cancel their spring game because of the weather but the enthusiasm for football is high. Athletics Director Jamie Pollard says season ticket sales are about 10 percent ahead of last year's pace.

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  • 2018 Cubs Baseball schedule

    2018 Cubs Baseball schedule

    The Cubs Baseball season is underway and the Siouxland CW and Me-TV Siouxland are happy to host the following games. 

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    The Cubs Baseball season is underway and the Siouxland CW and Me-TV Siouxland are happy to host the following games. 

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    Iowa State AD Pollard ready for another big project

    Iowa State AD Pollard ready for another big project

    Iowa State's Jamie Pollard appeared at the Sertoma Sports Banquet on Tuesday.Iowa State's Jamie Pollard appeared at the Sertoma Sports Banquet on Tuesday.
    Iowa State's Jamie Pollard appeared at the Sertoma Sports Banquet on Tuesday.Iowa State's Jamie Pollard appeared at the Sertoma Sports Banquet on Tuesday.

    In 13 years as the Athletics Director at Iowa State, Jamie Pollard has seen a lot of changes. He has overseen investments of over $160-million on athletic facilities. Pollard was the guest speaker at the Sertoma Sports Banquet in Sioux City.

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    In 13 years as the Athletics Director at Iowa State, Jamie Pollard has seen a lot of changes. He has overseen investments of over $160-million on athletic facilities. Pollard was the guest speaker at the Sertoma Sports Banquet in Sioux City.

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    North boys win at Heelan; East girls top Stars

    North boys win at Heelan; East girls top Stars

    Sioux City North beat Bishop Heelan, 3-1, on Tuesday night.Sioux City North beat Bishop Heelan, 3-1, on Tuesday night.
    Sioux City North beat Bishop Heelan, 3-1, on Tuesday night.Sioux City North beat Bishop Heelan, 3-1, on Tuesday night.

    The Sioux City North boys earned their first soccer win of the season at Bishop Heelan, while the East girls won at North. See the highlights and the soccer scoreboard.

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    The Sioux City North boys earned their first soccer win of the season at Bishop Heelan, while the East girls won at North. See the highlights and the soccer scoreboard.

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    First place Morningside splits with Dordt; Briar Cliff splits with Mt. Marty

    First place Morningside splits with Dordt; Briar Cliff splits with Mt. Marty

    MacKenzie Lose scores a run in Morningside's win over Dordt.MacKenzie Lose scores a run in Morningside's win over Dordt.
    MacKenzie Lose scores a run in Morningside's win over Dordt.MacKenzie Lose scores a run in Morningside's win over Dordt.

    The GPAC softball leaders from Morningside split with Dordt on Tuesday, while Briar Cliff split with Mount Marty. See the highlights and the SportsFouce college scoreboard.

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    The GPAC softball leaders from Morningside split with Dordt on Tuesday, while Briar Cliff split with Mount Marty. See the highlights and the SportsFouce college scoreboard.

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    Kielsmeier leaves Wayne State for D-1 coaching job

    Kielsmeier leaves Wayne State for D-1 coaching job

    Chris Kielsmeier is leaving Wayne State for the head coaching job at Cleveland State.Chris Kielsmeier is leaving Wayne State for the head coaching job at Cleveland State.
    Chris Kielsmeier is leaving Wayne State for the head coaching job at Cleveland State.Chris Kielsmeier is leaving Wayne State for the head coaching job at Cleveland State.

    Wayne State College head women's basketball coach Chris Kielsmeier announced Tuesday afternoon he is leaving the Wildcat program to become head coach at Division I Cleveland State in Ohio.

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    Wayne State College head women's basketball coach Chris Kielsmeier announced Tuesday afternoon he is leaving the Wildcat program to become head coach at Division I Cleveland State in Ohio.

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    Lawton-Bronson freshman wins national archery title

    Lawton-Bronson freshman wins national archery title

    Lawton-Bronson's Breann Holtz is a national champion in archery.Lawton-Bronson's Breann Holtz is a national champion in archery.
    Lawton-Bronson's Breann Holtz is a national champion in archery.Lawton-Bronson's Breann Holtz is a national champion in archery.

    The National Archery in the Schools Program is the governing body for high school archery in the U.S. And one of the country's best archers lives right here in Siouxland. Breann Holtz first learned to shoot a bow in gym class at Lawton-Bronson.

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    The National Archery in the Schools Program is the governing body for high school archery in the U.S. And one of the country's best archers lives right here in Siouxland. Breann Holtz first learned to shoot a bow in gym class at Lawton-Bronson.

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    Musketeers goaltender Kraws earns USHL weekly honor

    Musketeers goaltender Kraws earns USHL weekly honor

    Sioux City's Ben Kraws is the USHL Goaltender of the Week.Sioux City's Ben Kraws is the USHL Goaltender of the Week.
    Sioux City's Ben Kraws is the USHL Goaltender of the Week.Sioux City's Ben Kraws is the USHL Goaltender of the Week.

    Sioux City Musketeers goaltender Ben Kraws earned the final USHL weekly honors of the 2017-18 regular season. Kraws made 90 saves in three games over the week, including a 32-save shutout on Wednesday.

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    Sioux City Musketeers goaltender Ben Kraws earned the final USHL weekly honors of the 2017-18 regular season. Kraws made 90 saves in three games over the week, including a 32-save shutout on Wednesday.

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    New Nebraska defensive coordinator looks to revive Blackshirts

    New Nebraska defensive coordinator looks to revive Blackshirts

    Nebraska ranked 101st in the country in defense last season.Nebraska ranked 101st in the country in defense last season.
    Nebraska ranked 101st in the country in defense last season.Nebraska ranked 101st in the country in defense last season.

    To say Nebraska football fans are excited about new coach Scott Frost, is a big understatement. The spring game sold out in just over 24 hours and tickets on the secondary market are going for an average of $142. That spring game is coming up Saturday.

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    To say Nebraska football fans are excited about new coach Scott Frost, is a big understatement. The spring game sold out in just over 24 hours and tickets on the secondary market are going for an average of $142. That spring game is coming up Saturday.

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  • Mooney confirms he's leaving USD

    Mooney confirms he's leaving USD

    Matt Mooney scored 18.7 points per game for South Dakota last season.Matt Mooney scored 18.7 points per game for South Dakota last season.
    Matt Mooney scored 18.7 points per game for South Dakota last season.Matt Mooney scored 18.7 points per game for South Dakota last season.

    One day after South Dakota hired new head coach Todd Lee, star guard Matt Mooney announced that he had been given his release from USD. Speculation that Mooney would not return to the Coyotes was confirmed Sunday, by Mooney himself.

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    One day after South Dakota hired new head coach Todd Lee, star guard Matt Mooney announced that he had been given his release from USD. Speculation that Mooney would not return to the Coyotes was confirmed Sunday, by Mooney himself.

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  • Iowa State finishes spring practice

    Iowa State finishes spring practice

    Iowa State finished spring practice on Saturday.Iowa State finished spring practice on Saturday.
    Iowa State finished spring practice on Saturday.Iowa State finished spring practice on Saturday.

    Due to the nasty weather that swept across Iowa this weekend, Iowa State had to cancel their spring game. Instead, the Cyclones simply held one final practice.

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    Due to the nasty weather that swept across Iowa this weekend, Iowa State had to cancel their spring game. Instead, the Cyclones simply held one final practice.

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  • Lawton-Bronson archer wins national championship

    Lawton-Bronson archer wins national championship

    Lawton-Bronson freshman Breann Holtz won a national archery championship on Saturday.

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    Lawton-Bronson freshman Breann Holtz won a national archery championship on Saturday.

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  • Angels' Ohtani set for 'full gorilla' bullpen Sunday

    Angels' Ohtani set for 'full gorilla' bullpen Sunday

    Saturday, April 21 2018 10:46 PM EDT2018-04-22 02:46:46 GMT
    Shohei Ohtani is scheduled to throw a "full gorilla" bullpen session on Sunday that will give the Los Angeles Angels a better idea if the blister that forced the Japanese two-way sensation out of his last pitching...More >>
    Shohei Ohtani is scheduled to throw a "full gorilla" bullpen session on Sunday that will give the Los Angeles Angels a better idea if the blister that forced the Japanese two-way sensation out of his last pitching start has healed.More >>
  • Davis' 47 points leads Pelicans to sweep of Trail Blazers

    Davis' 47 points leads Pelicans to sweep of Trail Blazers

    Saturday, April 21 2018 10:46 PM EDT2018-04-22 02:46:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Scott Threlkeld). New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis reacts after making a 3-point shot during the first half of Game 4 of the team's first-round NBA basketball playoff series against the Portland Trail Blazers in New Orleans, Saturda...(AP Photo/Scott Threlkeld). New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis reacts after making a 3-point shot during the first half of Game 4 of the team's first-round NBA basketball playoff series against the Portland Trail Blazers in New Orleans, Saturda...
    Anthony Davis scored a franchise-playoff-record 47 points and the New Orleans Pelicans completed a first-round playoff sweep of the Portland Trail Blazers with a 131-123 victory.More >>
    Anthony Davis scored a franchise-playoff-record 47 points and the New Orleans Pelicans completed a first-round playoff sweep of the Portland Trail Blazers with a 131-123 victory.More >>
  • Backstrom scores in OT, Caps take 3-2 series lead on Jackets

    Backstrom scores in OT, Caps take 3-2 series lead on Jackets

    Saturday, April 21 2018 10:46 PM EDT2018-04-22 02:46:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nick Wass). Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom (19), of Sweden, celebrates his goal during the first period in Game 5 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series against the Columbus Blue Jackets, Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Washin...(AP Photo/Nick Wass). Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom (19), of Sweden, celebrates his goal during the first period in Game 5 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series against the Columbus Blue Jackets, Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Washin...
    Nicklas Backstrom scored his second goal of the game 11:53 into overtime to give the Washington Capitals a 4-3 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets and a 3-2 lead in the first-round playoff series.More >>
    Nicklas Backstrom scored his second goal of the game 11:53 into overtime to give the Washington Capitals a 4-3 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets and a 3-2 lead in the first-round playoff series.More >>
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  • Angels' Ohtani set for 'full gorilla' bullpen Sunday

    Angels' Ohtani set for 'full gorilla' bullpen Sunday

    Saturday, April 21 2018 10:46 PM EDT2018-04-22 02:46:46 GMT
    Shohei Ohtani is scheduled to throw a "full gorilla" bullpen session on Sunday that will give the Los Angeles Angels a better idea if the blister that forced the Japanese two-way sensation out of his last pitching...More >>
    Shohei Ohtani is scheduled to throw a "full gorilla" bullpen session on Sunday that will give the Los Angeles Angels a better idea if the blister that forced the Japanese two-way sensation out of his last pitching start has healed.More >>
  • White Sox reliever Farquhar has brain hemorrhage during game

    White Sox reliever Farquhar has brain hemorrhage during game

    Saturday, April 21 2018 10:45 PM EDT2018-04-22 02:45:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File). FILE - In this March 2, 2018 file photo, Chicago White Sox relief pitcher Danny Farquhar warms up in the bullpen during the sixth inning of the team's spring training baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Glen...(AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File). FILE - In this March 2, 2018 file photo, Chicago White Sox relief pitcher Danny Farquhar warms up in the bullpen during the sixth inning of the team's spring training baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Glen...
    Chicago White Sox reliever Danny Farquhar suffered a brain hemorrhage during a game and is in stable but critical condition.More >>
    Chicago White Sox reliever Danny Farquhar suffered a brain hemorrhage during a game and is in stable but critical condition.More >>
  • LEADING OFF: Farquhar status, Yanks add top prospect Torres

    LEADING OFF: Farquhar status, Yanks add top prospect Torres

    Saturday, April 21 2018 9:24 PM EDT2018-04-22 01:24:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ben Margot). This is a 2018 photo of Danny Farquhar of the Chicago White Sox baseball team. White Sox reliever Farquhar suffered a brain hemorrhage during a game and is in stable but critical condition. Farquhar passed out in the dugout in th...(AP Photo/Ben Margot). This is a 2018 photo of Danny Farquhar of the Chicago White Sox baseball team. White Sox reliever Farquhar suffered a brain hemorrhage during a game and is in stable but critical condition. Farquhar passed out in the dugout in th...
    LEADING OFF: White Sox monitor pitcher Danny Farquhar, Yankees promoting top prospect Gleyber Torres, Ohtani throws bullpen session.More >>
    LEADING OFF: White Sox monitor pitcher Danny Farquhar, Yankees promoting top prospect Gleyber Torres, Ohtani throws bullpen session.More >>
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